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Early 18th Century English Antique Elm Sword Chest with Wyvern-Carved Front, Circa 1700

  • Reference : 4487
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : Width 47" x Depth 13 1/4" x Height 18 1/2"
  • Price : £995


A super 18th Century English antique elm six plank sword chest.

Most probably Gloucestershire-made, circa 1700.

Nailed construction.

With plank top over a carved front depicting wyverns, the outer upright edges of the front board decorated with chip carving.

The interior is void of any fittings.

Supported on stile feet.

Original hasp, lock plate and lock.  Original hinges too.

Condition - some surface wear commensurate with age. The hinges, whilst original, have had a couple of fixing pins replaced with later screws. All in all, this is a lovely looking period sword chest.

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